Daniel A. Spielman and colleague Shang-hua Teng solved the mystery of the Simplex Method using a technique called smoothed analysis…
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Serverless computing lets businesses and application developers focus on the program they need to run, without worrying about the machine on which it runs, or the...Neil Savage From Communications of the ACM | February 1, 2018
Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali laid the foundations for modern cryptography, with contributions including interactive and zero-knowledge proofs.Neil Savage From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2013
Teaching computers to understand pictures could lead to search engines capable of identifying and organizing large datasets of visual information.Neil Savage From Communications of the ACM | May 1, 2011
Researchers are mining Twitter's vast flow of data to measure public sentiment, follow political activity, and detect earthquakes and flu outbreaks.Neil Savage From Communications of the ACM | March 1, 2011